The Town of Lake Providence had a population of 3,887 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Lake Providence is located at latitude 32.802 and longitude -91.1752 in East Carroll Parish. The formal boundaries for the Town of Lake Providence (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.59 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. East Carroll Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 105 feet.
The Town of Lake Providence (GNIS ID: 2405976) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Lake Providence population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||3,887|
|Population in Familes||3,225|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.73|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,623 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||775 (47.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||651 (40.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||197 (12.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$54,577|
|Average Home Value||$100,194|
|Median Household Income||$21,932|
|Average Household Income||$42,911|
|Per Capita Income||$15,953|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.26%|
|Per Capita Income||1.54%|
The table below compares Lake Providence to the other 474 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 132||72nd|
|Population Density1||# 137||71st|
|Diversity Index2||# 309||35th|
|Median Household Income||# 463||3rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 429||10th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.